Corey Irwin is a writer and editor for Ultimate Classic Rock. He’s spent more than 15 years working in radio, including stints in Los Angeles and San Francisco. In addition to UCR, he has written for Diffuser, Ultimate Prince and Music Connection Magazine
2022’s Biggest Rock Feuds
There were insults, arguments, lawsuits and more.
The 22 Wildest Onstage Moments of 2022
There were reunions, surprising collaborations, fist fights, nudity and even a wedding.
What Critics Are Saying About Pearl Jam’s ‘Gigaton’
Early reviews of the band's upcoming album have been glowing.
How Pat Tillman and the Iraq War Inspired ‘World Wide Suicide’
The powerful track reflected the socio-political tension permeating America at the time.
Revisiting Pearl Jam’s Anti-Trump Anthem ‘Can’t Deny Me’
The band jumped back into the political fray with this 2018 release.
How Pearl Jam Met Their New Secret Weapon, Boom Gaspar
The keyboardist has been a recording and performing presence in Pearl Jam since 2002.
How Pearl Jam Found Happiness With ‘Yield’
With a changed attitude and a new working dynamic within the band, Pearl Jam embraced the next stage of their career.
Are Pearl Jam Teasing a New Album?
A series of cryptic social media posts have fans anticipating new music.
The Best Song From Every Pearl Jam Album
They're one of the most popular rock bands of the past 25 years. But which songs top the LPs?